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(April 1943)

DC, 1942 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
J. R. Publishing Co.
Brand:
A Superman DC Publication
Editing:
M C Gaines (managing editor); Sheldon Mayer (editor); Ted Udall (assistant editor); Dorothy Rubicek (assistant editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Harry G. Peter [as H.G. Peter] (signed)
Inks:
Harry G. Peter [as H.G. Peter] (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Etta Candy; Steve Trevor
Reprints:
Keywords:
Golden lasso

The Masked Menace (Table of Contents)

Wonder Woman / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
William Moulton Marston [as Charles Moulton] (signed)
Pencils:
Harry G. Peter
Inks:
Harry G. Peter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wonder Woman [Diana Prince]; Colonel Darnell; Steve Trevor; Etta Candy; Hard Candy (Etta's father, introduction); the Holliday Girls; Fifi La Strange (dancer, introduction); Brenda Malone Fifi's sister, government agent, introduction); Karl Schultz [Hylo Goulash] (villain, Etta's fiance, Gestapo agent, introduction); Italian Fascists (villains, introduction for all); Japanese soldiers (villains, introduction for all)
Synopsis:
Diana is invited to the Candy Ranch to witness Etta's wedding to a Hungarian Prince, but soon discovers he is a fake and Nazi agent. When Steve and Wonder Woman are captured, the Holliday Girls help save the day.
Reprints:

The Pirate's Rebellion (Table of Contents)

Black Pirate / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff (signed)
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical
Characters:
Jon Valor; Justin Valor; Donna Bonita; Don Jose (villain;Intro); Blake (intro)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Victory Puzzles / activity / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
A. W. Nugent (signed)
Pencils:
A. W. Nugent (signed)
Inks:
A. W. Nugent (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
Jack Liebowitz
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

J.R. Publishing
225 Lafayette St. NY, NY
Editor: M. C. Gaines
Owners: J.M. Gaines; R. Liebowitz

[Attack On Pettigrew Field] (Table of Contents)

Gay Ghost / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Purcell (signed)
Inks:
Howard Purcell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Gay Ghost; Adolf Hitler; Herman Goering; Dr. Vozak (Intro); Schlitz (Intro); Nazis

Once Upon a Time (Table of Contents)

Tippie / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Edwina Dumm (signed)
Pencils:
Edwina Dumm
Inks:
Edwina Dumm
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Tippie

The Case of the Unhappy Dog (Table of Contents)

Mr. Terrific / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Ted Udall (signed)
Pencils:
Hal Sharp (signed)
Inks:
Hal Sharp
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mr. Terrific; Wanda Wilson; Krims and his chauffeur (Intro for both, villains); Tommy Blake (intro)

Penniless Margaret (Part 1) (Table of Contents)

Hal Mason / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Evelyn Gaines
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Hal Mason

Little Boy Blue For Victory (Table of Contents)

Little Boy Blue / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Harry
Inks:
Frank Harry
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
children; superhero
Characters:
Little Boy Blue; Toughy; Tubby; Dan Rogers; Schmidt (villain); Rauter (Intro); Franklin D. Roosevelt (cameo)

Indexer Notes

credits by Jerry Bails

The Headless Horseman of Central Park (Table of Contents)

Wildcat / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Finger (signed)
Pencils:
Irwin Hasen (signed)
Inks:
Irwin Hasen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Wildcat; Stretch Skinner; The Headless Horseman (Intro, Van Brunt, villain)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Wonder Woman
  2. 1. The Masked Menace
    Wonder Woman
  3. 2. The Pirate's Rebellion
    Black Pirate
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Victory Puzzles
  5. 4. Statement of Ownership
  6. 5. [Attack On Pettigrew Field]
    Gay Ghost
  7. 6. Once Upon a Time
    Tippie
  8. 7. The Case of the Unhappy Dog
    Mr. Terrific
  9. 8. Penniless Margaret (Part 1)
    Hal Mason
  10. 9. Little Boy Blue For Victory
    Little Boy Blue
  11. 10. The Headless Horseman of Central Park
    Wildcat
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Per Sandell
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes